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2019 Mid-Atlantic Diabetes and Obesity Research Symposium

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Event Details


The 2019 Annual Mid-Atlantic Diabetes And Obesity Research Symposium is co-sponsored by the Diabetes, Endocrinology, and Obesity Branch (DEOB) at the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK), National Institutes of Health (NIH); the Mid-Atlantic Nutrition Obesity Research Center (NORC) at the Department of Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine (UM-SOM); and the Foundation for Advanced Education in the Sciences (FAES) at the NIH.

Meeting Objectives

The purposes of this meeting are to encourage collaborations and enhance interactions at the regional level through the sharing of both reagents and expertise.

Organizing Committee

Sam Cushman, Carol Haft, Marc Reitman, Artie Sherman, Kristina Rother, Ranganath Muniyappa, Connie Noguchi, Will Wong (JHMI), Simeon Taylor (UM-SOM), Sushil Rane

Honorary Chairs

Lester Salans, M.D., and Jesse Roth, M.D.

Registration Deadline

September 26, 2019

Event Logistics


Lister Hill Auditorium
8600 Rockville Pike
Bethesda, MD 20894

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Program Contact
Samuel W. Cushman, Ph.D.
T: 443-956-5021

Meeting Logistics
John Hare
The Scientific Consulting Group, Inc.
T: 301-670-4990